Food Services Manager I

Job description

The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment 4-H Youth Development and the Lake Cumberland 4-H Educational Center are seeking a Food Services Manager I. This position is located in Nancy, KY at the 4H Leadership Center and Camp. This position is essential to the Center as it is responsible for the daily operations of the Center's kitchen, prepares the staff schedules, supervises, plans menus, provides kitchen maintenance, prepares meals, and maintains the kitchen standards in accordance with the state's health inspectors requirements. The individual will also serve as the Head Cook for the camp prior to and during the camping session.

Job Title
Food Services Manager I

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Work Location
Nancy, Kentucky

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Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Requires handling average-weight objects up to 50 pounds, or standing/walking for long periods of time.


Days, evenings or weekends as needed.


Cooking and management experience.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Prefer bachelor's degree and one year related experience or a combination of education and experience.

Driver's license preferred.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Describe your supervisory experience. Include the number of employees whom you have supervised and the level of supervision you provided (i.e. hiring, discipline, training, delegation, performance management, etc.).

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * How many years of experience do you have providing supervision and leadership for a large dining services organization?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  3. * Please describe or list your experience in food preparation for large groups.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter





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Job No:
Posted: 12/7/2018
Application Due: 1/17/2019
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